Native American Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of North America...

RHPISUNT

Haida Mother Goddess

Also known as Rhipisunt

Picture of the Native American Mother Goddess Rhpisunt from our Native American mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Mother Goddess

She married a bear and gave birth to human-headed bear cubs. Which adds a whole new twist to the expression ‘bearing children’.

She’s now protector of the Haida Wolf Clan.

Rhpisunt Facts and Figures

Name: Rhpisunt
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Rhipisunt

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Area or people: Haida
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Motherhood
Area of expertise: Mother

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1202

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Article last revised on October 23, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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